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Princess Diana: Accredited Access Exhibition is coming to Melbourne, unveiling the untold story of an icon

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Get ready to step back in time as the Queen Vic Market plays host to the debut of “Queen Vintage” on Saturday, 21st October.

A treasure trove of timeless finds awaits as Queen Vintage unites the city’s top vintage and pre-loved retailers under one iconic roof. From vintage high-fashion threads to statement jewellery, old-school pro sportswear, and personally upcycled pieces, this unique market promises a nostalgic shopping experience like no other.

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Wander through the market’s open-air sheds and winding laneways, where vendors from across the globe will transport you to eras as far back as the 1940s. It’s a veritable time-travelling adventure, and the surprises don’t end with the fashion. An exclusive pop-up cocktail bar, a delectable lineup of food vendors featuring the likes of “Dingo Ate My Taco” and “Big Bear Donuts,” and a DJ adding the perfect musical backdrop will make this event an all-encompassing delight.

Among the market’s standout exhibitors, you’ll find names that’ll ring a bell for vintage aficionados:

  • Honey from the Jar: Immerse yourself in designer pieces spanning from the 1940s to the 1990s, featuring Dion Lee, Dolce & Gabbana, Moschino, Armani, and more.
  • Vintage Pulse: High-quality, unique pieces sourced from around the world.
  • Betcha Seconds: Journey through vintage workwear and nostalgic clothing from the 1980s and 1990s.
  • Creased: Dive into the world of old-school pro sportswear and authentic sneakers.
  • Recycled by Kobie: Discover rings, earrings, necklaces, and keychains made from old cutlery and coins.
  • Three-Peat Vintage: Revisit the 1990s with vintage t-shirts, crewnecks, jackets, pants, and hats.
  • Green Collect: Explore a collection of pre-loved designer clothing.
  • Miss Margarita’s: Witness fashions from the 1960s to the 2000s, each piece personally curated and upcycled by the talented artist Kat Margarita.
  • First and First Vintage: Unearth streetwear and sportswear gems from the 1990s and 2000s.
  • Hellcat Vintage: Embark on a journey with ‘Parisian Cowboy’ items spanning from the 1960s to the 1990s, featuring lots of leather, silk, and tartan.
  • Attension: Discover pearl and natural gemstone jewellery pieces.

For those who have a love for all things vintage, Queen Vintage is where history comes to life, and every item has a unique story to tell. And if you can’t make it this time, fear not. Queen Vintage will make a grand return on Saturday, 9th December, just in time for some nostalgic Christmas shopping.

Queen Vintage takes place Saturday, 21st October and Saturday, 9th December 2023. Entry is free, with clothing, jewellery, wares, food, and drinks available for purchase.